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Prof. Ross Brown talks Web with LA Biz Journal

March 27, 2014 by | News

Professor Ross Brown, resident TV guru and writing for the web expert, recently sat down with reporter Gina Hall from the L.A. Business Journal, to discuss the importance of visual web content. Below is a byte-sized portion of the article. Read the full article on L.A. Biz’s website. If visual web content is our destiny,


New Internship: Mary Pickford Foundation Honors 2 Dodge College Grad Students

February 12, 2014 by | News

We’re thrilled to share some exciting news from Professor Emily Carman of the film studies department; she has partnered with the Mary Pickford Foundation to provide Dodge College film studies students a hands-on opportunity to work in an advanced film archive: The Mary Pickford Foundation is proud to support an internship program at Chapman University’s

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New Television Degrees

February 3, 2014 by | News

Starting in Fall 2014, the current B.F.A. in Television and Broadcast Journalism will be divided into two degrees: a B.F.A. in Television Writing and Producing and a B.F.A. in News and Documentary. The courses will remain the same, but the new names will clarify what course of study students choose among news, documentary and narrative

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“Miss Congeniality” Director Donald Petrie Joins Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film And Media Arts as Spring 2014 Filmmaker-In-Residence

January 29, 2014 by | News

Award-winning director Donald Petrie (Miss Congeniality, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, Grumpy Old Men, Mystic Pizza) has been named the Spring 2014 Marion Knott Filmmaker-in-Residence at Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts, recognized as one of the premier film schools in the United States. The announcement was made today

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Filmmaker-in-Residence Announced for Spring 2014: Director Donald Petrie!

January 29, 2014 by | News

We are thrilled to announce the Filmmaker-in-Residence for the Spring 2014 semester! This semester, our talented filmmaker is Emmy-winning director Donald Petrie who directed such films as Miss Congeniality, How to Lose A Guy in 10 Days, and Mystic Pizza.  For a complete list of credits, please visit Mr. Petrie’s IMDb page. Students selected to


Documentary Student Film “Still” Featured in Atlantic Magazine

January 14, 2014 by | News

Last year’s Community Voices documentary Still is making headlines, and developing a great reputation, fast. After positive reviews and great success at festivals, the film has landed in a rather odd location for a video: in a magazine! Ok, well it’s an online version of a magazine, but a ‘zine nonetheless.  Check out what The


Dodge College TV Students Hit The Streets, In Search of Big Game(s)

January 9, 2014 by | News

If there’s one thing Californians love, it’s the sunny, outdoor weather.  If there’s a second thing Californians love, it’s sports.  With a new television venture on the brain, Professor Pete Weitzner is aiming to give some lucky Media Arts students the perfect combination of the two. You see, for years, Dodge College students have been